Sometimes, your ISP may go down and won’t work for a limited time. In that situation, working offline in Google Chrome would be the best option.
Browsing chrome in offline mode doesn’t mean that you can browse any website without your internet connection. Working offline in chrome means, you can view the cached copy of that website which you accessed earlier.
So, let’s get started to understand this process. First, you need to enable the Offline Mode in your favorite Google Chrome Browser. And, later you can access the caches pages of the already visited websites as Google saves them to your browser and in windows temporary files of your PC.
Step 1: ENABLING OFFLINE MODE IN GOOGLE CHROME
If you don’t know which version of Chrome browser you are using, then go to chrome://version and you can easily check the version details of your browser.
As you can see, I’m trying this method with 55.0.2883.87 version of Chrome browser. If your browser is up-to-date, then you can continue or else first update your browser and try this method.
- After doing these things, Go to chrome://flags and search for “Show Saved Copy Button”.
- After that click on Default and change it to Enable: Primary
So now Browsing offline in your Chrome browser has enabled and you can view the cached copy of the web pages.
- After enabling that feature, the page will be displayed as
When you click on that button, Google chrome will display the cached copy of that page. That’s it. You are ready to view the cached copy of web pages when you don’t have your internet connection.According to Google, this method would work on Windows, Mac, Linux, Chrome OS and Android.
Google chrome is also one of the best options to choose as a mobile web browser. If you have chrome as your primary mobile browser, this feature can be helpful for you in mobile too.
If you are using Google chrome as your primary web browser, then i’m pretty sure that this feature will help you a lot. Because sometimes, you may not have an internet connection or your ISP may have gone down. In that situation, you can use this feature.
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